The Escali Touch Screen Thermometer and Timer combines two crucial kitchen tools into one multifunction unit. Using the oven safe probe; bake the perfect chicken breast with the preset target cooking alerts and multitask with ease using the built in kitchen timer. The touch sensitive controls built into the back-light display are easy to read under any lighting condition and wipe clean with ease. Temperature alerts for varying levels of doneness are stored in the thermometer for beef, pork, chicken, turkey, veal, lamb, ham and fish. Set a custom temperature alert and the thermometer will notify you when your food is done cooking. The stainless steel probe and cord are specially designed to withstand the high temperatures found in an oven or grill and may be left in food while it cooks. Count up or down to a maximum of 99 minutes : 59 seconds, and recall previous countdown timers with the press of a button. Easy to Read Back-light Display -- the display is easy to read under any lighting condition and turns off automatically after 30 seconds of inactivity to save battery. Use the magnetic back to hang the display on a nearby oven door, or place it on a countertop using the built-in kickstand.